Snapshots In The Dark

Episodes

EpisodeTitleRepeatedComments
01Jacob A Riis - Police Lodging Room, Church Street Station, 189520150201 (BBC7)
20170416 (BBC7)
20170417 (BBC7)

How Riis's photographs of the New York slum had an immediate and extraordinary impact.

Colin Ford explains how Riis's photographs of the New York slum had an immediate and extraordinary impact on society. From December 1999.

02Julia Margaret Cameron: Portrait Of Thomas Carlyle, 186720150208 (BBC7)
20170423 (BBC7)
20170424 (BBC7)

Colin Ford discovers how Cameron changed portraiture forever.

Colin Ford discovers how Cameron changed portraiture forever, thanks to her life-size reproduction of the head. From December 1999.

03Four Legs Muybridge20150215 (BBC7)
20170501 (BBC7)

How Eadweard Muybridge's photos of animals revolutionised our understanding of movement.

Colin Ford discovers how Eadweard Muybridge's photos of animals revolutionised our understanding of movement. From December 1999.

04Eddie Adams - Execution Of A Vietcong Suspect, 196820150222 (BBC7)
20170507 (BBC7)
20170508 (BBC7)

How Adams's photograph, seen around the world, impacted upon support for the Vietnam War.

How Adams's photograph, seen around the world, impacted upon support for the Vietnam War. From December 1999.

04Lennart Nilsson - The Inner Child20150301 (BBC7)
20170514 (BBC7)

The impact of Nilsson's photograph of a foetus taken inside its mother's womb.

Colin Ford investigates the impact of Nilsson's photograph of a foetus taken inside its mother's womb. From December 1999.